Cuyahoga County Youth Work Institute | Weatherhead School at Case Western Reserve University

Family Engagement

This one-day workshop is designed to provide a framework to positively impact family participation in youth programming based on research and best/promising practices. The workshop addresses strategies to understand what family engagement is and how to enhance the effectiveness of family engagement efforts.

This workshop aligns with core knowledge and competencies for youth work professionals that have been developed by the National Afterschool Association (NAA) and the Ohio Afterschool Network (OAN).

The NAA core knowledge content area addressed:

Intended Audience: youth-serving professionals and/or program coordinators